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7 Ways to Make Your Staycation More Like a Vacation

August 4, 2020

If you’re among the millions of people who are traveling less and staying home more, you don’t have to be bored. You can see the Mona Lisa, catch a legendary…

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7 Ways to Stretch Your Dollar in These Uncertain Times

May 26, 2020

Even before the COVID-19 crisis, 50% of Americans were concerned, anxious, or fearful about their financial well-being? Thirty-one percent had less than $500 in savings and 19% had no money…

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5 Big Changes to 2020 Income Taxes and How They Affect You

March 12, 2020

Don’t wait until 2021 to start thinking about your 2020 income taxes. The IRS rules and changes that went into effect on January 1st are already starting to impact your…

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What You Can Do to Protect Your Identity

November 19, 2019

These days, it’s not very hard for a criminal to become someone else. With a little time and software, criminals can break into websites to steal usernames and passwords. Or,…

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It’s Never Too Soon for Estate Planning

July 2, 2019

A lot of people think that estate planning is only for those with significant wealth or property. But it’s actually for anybody with any loved ones who might be left…

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The First Steps of Buying A Used Car

January 25, 2018

If you’re in the market and you’ve decided to buy a used car, there are a lot of considerations to take into account. Though more expensive, shopping for a new…

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Put More Money in Your Nest Egg

December 12, 2017

The face of retirement planning in America has undergone a radical shift over the past few decades. Time was when most Americans worked for companies that provided pension plans—retirement benefits…

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Weathering the Storm

December 8, 2017

Spring brings much needed rain but sometimes storms can become severe. Here are some quick tips to be sure you and your family are prepared if severe weather approaches. 1.Stay…

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7 Steps to Get Your Personal Finances in Shape

December 7, 2017

Practicing fiscal fitness is a little like going to the gym to get your body in better shape. You have to be committed, establish a routine, and track your progress.…

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3 Common Sense Ways To Save On Your Winter Heating Costs

January 5, 2016

Even though this may end up being the warmest winter on record (surpassing last year’s claim to that title), much of the US is still experiencing typical winter conditions. The…

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